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#1 TALKING TO STRANGERS

Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts. Read by the author. 8 hours, 42 minutes unabridged.

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#2 A WARNING

Anonymous

A senior official in the Trump administration offers an assessment of the president and makes a moral appeal. Read by Robert Fass. 8 hours, 57 minutes unabridged.

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#3 CATCH AND KILL

Ronan Farrow

The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter details some surveillance and intimidation tactics used to pressure journalists and elude consequences by certain wealthy and connected men. Read by the author. 10 hours, 43 minutes unabridged.

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#4 EDUCATED

Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university. Read by Julia Whelan. 12 hours, 10 minutes unabridged.

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#5 BECOMING

Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent. Read by the author. 19 hours, 3 minutes unabridged.

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#6 TRIGGERED

Donald Trump Jr

Forays into politics and views on liberals from the executive vice president of the Trump Organization. Read by James Edward Thomas and the author. 9 hours, 41 minutes unabridged.

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#7 MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE

Lori Gottlieb

A psychotherapist becomes another therapist’s patient. Read by Brittany Pressley. 14 hours, 21 minutes unabridged.

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#8 BLOWOUT

Rachel Maddow

The MSNBC host argues that the global oil and gas industry has weakened democracies and bolstered authoritarians. Read by the author. 15 hours, 33 minutes unabridged.

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#9 EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

SC Gwynne

The story of Quanah Parker, the last chief of the Comanches. Read by David Drummond. 15 hours, 3 minutes unabridged.

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#10 THE END IS ALWAYS NEAR

Dan Carlin

A consideration of how humans survived during pivotal historic moments. Read by the author. 7 hours, 55 minutes unabridged.

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#11 EXTREME OWNERSHIP

Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

Applying the principles of Navy SEALs leadership training to any organization. Read by the authors. 8 hours, 15 minutes unabridged.

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#12 THE MAN WHO SOLVED THE MARKET

Gregory Zuckerman

How the mathematician Jim Simons analyzed data to advance algorithmic trading, which has impacted financial and political spheres. Read by Will Damron. 10 hours, 44 minutes unabridged.

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#13 DEAR GIRLS

Ali Wong

The comedian dispenses her brand of wisdom through letters to her children. Read by Justin Hakuta and the author. 6 hours, 20 minutes unabridged.

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#14 BORN A CRIME

Trevor Noah

A memoir by the host of “The Daily Show." Read by the author. 8 hours, 50 minutes unabridged.

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#15 PERMANENT RECORD

Edward Snowden

A memoir by the former National Security Agency contractor who exposed the government’s mass surveillance program. Read by Holter Graham. 11 hours, 31 minutes unabridged.

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